A Clinton Park. Image courtesy of RXR

RXR, in partnership with Greystar real estate partners, launched the rental at One Clinton Park in the heart of New Rochelle, NY. The mixed-use tower has 28 floors and includes 352 apartments. Also part of the development is Gibson’s Speakeasy, a residents’ area furnished with a bar and custom seating that can be turned into workstations after hours.

“As the main developer of downtown New Rochelle, One Clinton Park has always been part of our larger development plan for the downtown area, which is why we are delighted to see it open to tenants,” Joseph Graziose, senior vice president of residential development at RXR. , Recount Multi-dwelling news. “The building will provide an essential housing supply for the growing population of the region.

Conceived by PS&S and MdeAS Architects, One Clinton Park features a curved, contoured metal and blue glass exterior that maximizes views and light in all directions. The mix of units will include studios, one, two and three bedroom apartments. Home features and finishes include built-in closets, quartz countertops and backsplashes, built-in washer-dryers, and built-in stainless steel appliances. One of the main features of the property’s amenity suite is direct access to a 16,000 square foot landscaped outdoor public plaza on Clinton Place.

Attract tenants

“COVID-19, of course, was the biggest challenge,” Graziose said. “At the height of the pandemic, RXR moved quickly to install robust public health protocols at its development sites to allow work to continue in the downtown area. We maintained strict safety standards, including a vaccine requirement for all workers, which allowed the project to move forward, supporting a significant number of well-paying jobs and industries. “

The opening is scheduled for spring 2022, One Clinton Park peaked in February 2021. The project created 250 construction jobs on site.

In a prepared statement, RXR said it expects One Clinton Park to strengthen the economic vitality of the downtown New Rochelle community by stimulating the development of new retail and small businesses. At the same time, the development will attract tenants, to help rebuild the enclave’s tax base.

The development’s location is minutes from New Rochelle Station, which provides direct access to Midtown Manhattan in 30 minutes.

As the tower will complete its construction in the coming months, the start of construction on Two Clinton Park, its sister tower, is expected to begin. In mid-November, RXR Realty secured refinancing for a community in Yonkers.